More Could Benefit from HIV Prevention Pill Truvada
TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Too few Americans who
are at risk for HIV infection are taking Truvada -- a daily pill
that could protect them against the virus that causes AIDS, federal
health officials report.
Portrazza Approved for Advanced Lung Cancer
TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Portrazza
(necitumumab), in combination with two other chemotherapy drugs,
has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat
advanced squamous non-small cell lung cancer, the agency said
Tuesday in a news release.
Anthrax Vaccine Approval Expanded
TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. Food and Drug
Administration approval for the BioThrax anthrax vaccine has been
expanded to include adults aged 18 to 65 with known or suspected
exposure, the agency said in a media release.
Could PMS Raise Women's Risk for High Blood Pressure?
TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of women
suffer through premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and now new research
suggests that those with moderate-to-severe PMS may be at
heightened risk for high blood pressure later in life.
Play it Safe Cooking the Thanksgiving Feast
TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- While cooking your
Thanksgiving feast this Thursday, remember that the risk of fire
and burns is high during the holiday, an expert says.